And 2) even if their kids aren’t there, they know that at any given time it looks like an A-bomb went off in their house.
And because first impressions are everything, and because their time is limited, they will want to wait until you won’t be scared right out the door.
If he starts telling you about the bicycle technique that works wonders for child constipation, trust me… Next, you should know that single dads may show up not completely groomed. Their facial hair may be longer or thicker or less-shaven than they usually like.
During that time, you’ll hear all about his kids’ sports, his kids’ accomplishments, his kids’ science projects, and possibly even his kids’ most recent pooping problems.
So what’s so difficult for single dads looking for love?
“It can be tough to explain to a child-free person just why you can't be spontaneous, or why your adult partner can almost never be your number one priority,” Roberts explains.
So, if you dated someone for two years, you should wait a year before settling down again.
You can date freely and meet people, but just be careful about rushing into anything too soon.
I’d never considered that, one day, I would take on someone else’s child.
My life was about to change so rapidly, I barely had time to consider the compromises I was making, or appreciate all the wonderful things I was gaining in exchange.
From the get-go, Daniel was clear that he and his 2-year-old daughter came as a package.
Recovering after divorce or a breakup can be incredibly difficult.
When you add children to the mix, the pain and confusion grows tenfold.